Dollie Wood Griffin
Dollie Wood Griffin, age 101, passed away peacefully Sunday, May 29, 2011, in St. Louis, MO. She resided in Maryville Tennessee from 1941 to 1997 and was a founding, active member of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband F.J. Griffin; two brothers; and three sisters. Dollie was the loving mother of Judith Wood Griffin; dear sister-in-law of Shirley Horne; loving aunt of Libby Williams, Faye Harrington, Juanita Williams, Jim Griffin, Dawn Bosch, and Tom Ketchum; and great-aunt to many. The family expresses deepest gratitude to the staff of LSS and LSS Hospice at Lutheran Convalescent Home for their compassionate care of Dollie. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to any of the following: St Andrews Episcopal Church (314 Broadway, Maryville TN 37802), Ruthie Edmondson Cancer Memorial (BMH Foundation, 907 Alexander Pkwy, Maryville TN 37804), or Lutheran Convalescent Home Auxiliary or LSS Hospice (723 So Laclede Sta. Rd, Webster Groves MO 63119). Graveside service and interment will be held 3:00 PM Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at Grandview Cemetery in Maryville. Friends may call at their convenience from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home, Maryville, (865) 982-6041, www.millerfuneralhome.org.